The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 1 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 130 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 33.85% 6.86% 7.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.62% 9.90% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 13 13
Average daily rate
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£480 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £540 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £29.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-40.51% -4.91%
E-Commerce
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
305 192 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.43% 69.31% 72.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 116 92
Average daily rate £450 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -56.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +9 79 £475 +58.33% 15
Bedford +2 2 £638 - 1
Dunstable -2 1 £485 +2.10%
Shefford - - - - 1
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 107 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (31.27%) Microsoft
3 67 (25.87%) SOA
4 63 (24.32%) Active Directory
5 62 (23.94%) Windows
6 60 (23.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 58 (22.39%) Retail
8 56 (21.62%) .NET
9 55 (21.24%) IIS
9 55 (21.24%) SCOM
10 49 (18.92%) MS Excel
11 47 (18.15%) SCCM
12 43 (16.60%) Scrum
13 36 (13.90%) DHCP
13 36 (13.90%) DNS
13 36 (13.90%) Amazon AWS
14 35 (13.51%) FTP
15 32 (12.36%) Web Services
16 30 (11.58%) Project Management
17 29 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
18 28 (10.81%) PowerShell
19 26 (10.04%) ITIL
19 26 (10.04%) C#
20 23 (8.88%) Akamai
21 22 (8.49%) Legal
22 19 (7.34%) Enterprise Architecture
22 19 (7.34%) Technical Architecture
23 18 (6.95%) PRINCE2
24 16 (6.18%) Waterfall
25 14 (5.41%) Product Management

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (21.24%) IIS
2 14 (5.41%) CMS
3 10 (3.86%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (3.47%) Confluence
5 5 (1.93%) Mule
6 3 (1.16%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.39%) WordPress
7 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.39%) Drupal
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 49 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.93%) MS Project
3 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Agresso
1 4 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (1.54%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 60 (23.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (13.90%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.70%) SaaS
5 3 (1.16%) PaaS
6 2 (0.77%) IaaS
6 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.90%) DHCP
1 36 (13.90%) DNS
2 35 (13.51%) FTP
3 5 (1.93%) Internet
4 1 (0.39%) Firewall
4 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (3.09%) JIRA
1 8 (3.09%) TeamCity
1 8 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.93%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.16%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.77%) Subversion
5 1 (0.39%) Log4Net
5 1 (0.39%) NUnit
5 1 (0.39%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.39%) FinalBuilder
5 1 (0.39%) NSubstitute
General
1 58 (22.39%) Retail
2 22 (8.49%) Legal
3 10 (3.86%) Finance
4 7 (2.70%) Marketing
5 6 (2.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.93%) Publishing
7 3 (1.16%) Banking
8 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.77%) Electronics
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (33.20%) Architect
2 67 (25.87%) Solutions Architect
3 48 (18.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 36 (13.90%) Project Manager
5 26 (10.04%) Web Engineer
6 19 (7.34%) Delivery Manager
7 18 (6.95%) Analyst
8 17 (6.56%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (5.79%) Web Architect
10 12 (4.63%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.86%) Integration Architect
12 8 (3.09%) Senior Manager
13 6 (2.32%) Integration Manager
13 6 (2.32%) Software Engineer
13 6 (2.32%) Integration Project Manager
13 6 (2.32%) Web Manager
13 6 (2.32%) Configuration Engineer
14 5 (1.93%) Wintel Engineer
14 5 (1.93%) Enterprise Architect
14 5 (1.93%) Software Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (21.62%) .NET
2 32 (12.36%) Web Services
3 10 (3.86%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.54%) Middleware
4 4 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.16%) HTML
5 3 (1.16%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.16%) Apache Camel
6 2 (0.77%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (0.77%) WCF
6 2 (0.77%) jQuery
6 2 (0.77%) REST
6 2 (0.77%) XML
6 2 (0.77%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.39%) WinForms
7 1 (0.39%) CSS
7 1 (0.39%) SOAP
7 1 (0.39%) Autofac
7 1 (0.39%) WPF
7 1 (0.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.86%) Data Integration
2 6 (2.32%) Fat Client
2 6 (2.32%) Thin Client
3 5 (1.93%) Open Source
3 5 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.54%) EPoS
4 4 (1.54%) FMCG
5 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.77%) DTV
6 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.77%) Tandem
7 1 (0.39%) Statistics
7 1 (0.39%) User Experience
7 1 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 62 (23.94%) Windows
2 6 (2.32%) Linux
3 5 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (25.87%) SOA
3 43 (16.60%) Scrum
4 30 (11.58%) Project Management
5 29 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (10.04%) ITIL
7 19 (7.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (7.34%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (6.95%) PRINCE2
9 16 (6.18%) Waterfall
10 14 (5.41%) CRM
10 14 (5.41%) Product Management
11 12 (4.63%) Data Modelling
12 11 (4.25%) Configuration Management
12 11 (4.25%) Database Security
12 11 (4.25%) Logical Data Model
13 10 (3.86%) DevOps
14 9 (3.47%) Project Planning
15 8 (3.09%) B2B
15 8 (3.09%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 28 (10.81%) PowerShell
2 26 (10.04%) C#
3 7 (2.70%) Java
3 7 (2.70%) SQL
4 6 (2.32%) VB
5 4 (1.54%) VBScript
6 2 (0.77%) PHP
7 1 (0.39%) Golang
7 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.39%) Python
7 1 (0.39%) Ruby
7 1 (0.39%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (1.16%) ISSAP
3 2 (0.77%) CISSP
4 1 (0.39%) ISEB
4 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.39%) CISA
4 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.02%) SLA
2 7 (2.70%) QA
3 6 (2.32%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.16%) COBIT
5 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (24.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 55 (21.24%) SCOM
2 47 (18.15%) SCCM
3 7 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (31.27%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.88%) Akamai
3 13 (5.02%) Oracle
4 12 (4.63%) Sitecore
5 11 (4.25%) hybris
6 9 (3.47%) TIBCO
7 6 (2.32%) SAP
8 5 (1.93%) Informatica
9 4 (1.54%) KANA
9 4 (1.54%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.16%) WSO2
10 3 (1.16%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.77%) Citrix
12 1 (0.39%) IBM
12 1 (0.39%) webMethods
12 1 (0.39%) Tableau
12 1 (0.39%) Unica
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